Streptomyces alboniger Porter et al. (ATCC® 12461)

Strain Designations: P-638 [ATCC 19722, Boots 1365, CBS 461.68, IFO 12738, ISP 5043, NIHJ 401, PSA 151, RIA 1003]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Permits And Restrictions

View Permits

Strain Designations P-638 [ATCC 19722, Boots 1365, CBS 461.68, IFO 12738, ISP 5043, NIHJ 401, PSA 151, RIA 1003]
Produces pamamycin
Produces puromycin
Soil, Wisconsin
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes (type strain)
Medium ATCC® Medium 196: Yeast malt extract agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Name of Depositor Lederle Labs.
U.S. Patent Number
Disclosure This material is cited in a US or other Patent and may not be used to infringe the claims. Depending on the wishes of the Depositor, ATCC may be required to inform the Patent Depositor of the party to which the material was furnished.
Soil, Wisconsin

McCann PA, Pogell BM. Pamamycin: a new antibiotic and stimulator of aerial mycelia formation. J. Antibiot. 32: 673-678, 1979. PubMed: 541261

Pridham TG, et al. A guide for the classification of streptomycetes according to selected groups: placement of strains in morphological sections. Appl. Microbiol. 6: 52-79, 1958.

Porter JN, et al. Puromycin and preparation of same. US Patent 2,763,642 dated Sep 18 1956

. . Bergey's Manual Syst. Bacteriol. 4: 2469, 1989.

Hesseltine CW, et al. A new species of Streptomyces. Mycologia 46: 16-23, 1954.

Shirling EB, Gottlieb D. Cooperative description of type cultures of Streptomyces. II. Species descriptions from first study. Int J Syst Bacteriol 18: 69-189, 1968.

Skerman VB, et al. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 30: 225-420, 1980.

type strain

type strain

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M25346 Streptomyces alboniger puromycin N-acetyltransferase (pac) gene, complete cds.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : M74560 Streptomyces alboniger O-demethylpuromycin-O-methyltransferase (dmpM) gene, complete cds.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
Basic Documentation